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Title:
Extreme weather and rising seas
ISBN:
9780531130773

9780531133774

9781544443867
Physical Description:
48 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents:
Heating up : how is our climate changing -- Warming waters : how does climate change affect the oceans? -- Wetter storms : why are hurricanes and blizzard getting worse? -- Extreme temperatures : why are temperatures around the world rising? -- The big truth : the costs of climate change : how much will climate change cost society -- The future climate? : what could Earth's climate look like in 2100?
Summary:
Is it true that climate change is affecting Earth's oceans and weather patterns? Yes. Experts warn that seas are rising, storms are intensifying, and heat waves and droughts are becoming more common.
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